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Oct 3, 2018
Lady Gaga Fans vs.
Sep 28, 2018
Thanos as G.K. Chesterton’s Maniac
Sep 27, 2018
by Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead (Review)
While frequently billed as a horror movie, that term actually undersells this movie.
Sep 14, 2018
Zhang Yimou Returns to Martial Arts Cinema with
Shadow had its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival and its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Sep 11, 2018
Criterion Releases an Extended Edition of Terrence Malick’s
The Tree of Life
The new digitally restored edition includes 50 minutes of additional footage.
Jul 29, 2018
How to See Martial Arts Films
The MoMA explores the career and films of martial arts legend Lau Kar-leung.
Jul 20, 2018
James Gunn’s Offensive Tweets and Online Mob Justice
Are we really OK with operating under the assumption that people can’t change and mature over the years?
Jul 12, 2018
Some Random Reflections Upon Returning to Middle-earth
After recently introducing our kids to the classic film trilogy, I’ve been thinking about it ever since.
Jul 8, 2018
Your Public Library as a Streaming Service
If you haven’t been to your local library in awhile, then you might be in for a pleasant surprise.
Jun 27, 2018
Nicolas Cage Forges a Battle Axe, Fights a Cult in the Trailer for Panos Cosmatos’
A battle axe will definitely come in handy when fighting that dude with the chainsaw.
Jun 21, 2018
I’d Like to See a
Surely the Star Wars universe contains scientists and adventurers who desire to explore the galaxy and its myriad wonders.
Jun 13, 2018
Review Round-Up: Brad Bird’s
While perhaps not as original as its predecessor, Incredibles 2 is a worthy followup.
May 5, 2018
A Japanese take on the Caped Crusader, fans pay homage to an iconic anime movie, and the Big G himself comes back to Netflix.
May 1, 2018
Random Thoughts About
Avengers: Infinity War
and the Future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (Review)
The Marvel Cinematic Universe reaches an apocalyptic milestone ten years in the making.
Apr 7, 2018
Is Finally Getting a Deluxe Release
This campy cult classic about a martial arts Robin Hood features Donnie Yen and some truly over-the-top action choreography.
Feb 24, 2018
Is an Interesting Film, It’s Just Not a Good One (Review)
Though it features some interesting visuals, Mute is a significant misstep for the talented director.
Feb 9, 2018
Watch the New Trailer for Luxury Documentary
Luxury was one of those bands that never really got their due.
Feb 8, 2018
Review Round-Up: Ryan Coogler’s
Critics laud the movie’s Afrofuturistic aesthetic, strong female characters, and complex villain (among other things).
Jan 9, 2018
by Jung Byung-Gil (Review)
The film’s mind-blowing action sequences are ultimately undermined by a convoluted plot and characters you don’t care about.
Dec 30, 2017
The Last Jedi
Status Quo to Go Beyond Mere Nostalgia (Review)
By striking it down, Rian Johnson helped ensure that Star Wars could become more powerful than we can possibly imagine.